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[texts]Trois traitez de la philosophie natvrelle, non encore imprimez : scavoir, Le secret livre dv tres-ancien philosophe Artephivs, traitant de l'art occulte & transmutation metallique, latin françois : plvs, Les figvres hierogliphiqves de Nicolas Flamel, ainsi qu'il les a mises en la quatriesme arche qu'il a bastie au Cimetiere des innocens à Paris, entrant par la grande porte de la ruë S. Denys, & prenant la main droite, auec l'explication d'icelles par iceluy Flamel : ensemble, Le vray liure du docte Synesivs abbé grec, tiré de la bibliotheque de l'empereur sur le mesme subiect - Arnauld, Pierre, sieur de la Chevallerie
There apparently were two eds. in 1612, one with 98 p., the other with 103. See Yale
Keywords: Alchemy
Downloads: 629
[texts]Basil Valentine his triumphant chariot of antimony : with annotations of Theodore Kirkringius, M.D. : with, The true book of the learned Synesius, a Greek abbot, taken out of the Emperour's library, concerning the philosopher's stone - Basilius Valentinus
Includes 4 engraved plates depicting alchemical apparatus
Keywords: Antimony; Antimony; Alchemy
Downloads: 937
[texts]Joh. Joachimi Beccheri ... Physica subterranea profundam subterraneorum genesin e principiis hucusque ignotis ostendens : opus sine pari, primum hactenus et princeps - Becher, Johann Joachim, 1635-1682
First published 1669 under title: Actorum laboratorii chymici monacensis. Published 1703 under title: Physica subterranea
Keywords: Phlogiston; Alchemy
Downloads: 519
[texts]David Beuthers Universal und Particularia : worin die Verwandelung geringer Metalle in Gold und Silber klahr und deutlich gelehret wird : nebst einem Anhange von unvergleichlich curieusen Alchymischen Kupffern, darin die Kunst von Anfang bis zum Ende vorgemahlet ist : und einer Vorrede von Beuthers Person und Schrifften Dr. Joh. Christoph Sprögels .. - Beuther, David
Plate [1] is frontispiece. Plates i-v (folded) are symbolic representations accompanied by verbal explanations. Plate i signed: Fritzsch sculpt. Hamburg
Keywords: Alchemy
Downloads: 482
[texts]Le grand miracle de natvre metalliqve : qve en imittant icelle sans sophistiqueries tous les metaux imparfaitz se rendront en or fin, & les maladies incurables guariront - Castaigne, Gabriel de, ca. 1562-ca. 1630
Appended is: Oevvre philosophiqve / de I. Saunier (caption title; 55 p.). Oeuvre philosophique ends on p. 54 and is followed on p. 55 by: Grande et reale mvltiplication d'or à l'infiny, signed at the foot: de Castagne. Oeuvre philosophique similarly follows Le grand miracle in the 1661 ed. of de Castaigne's complete works. In the present copy the signatures and pagination of Oeuvre philosophique begin anew and the type and the paper are different, apparently implying that another ed...
Keywords: Alchemy
Downloads: 328
[texts]Osualdi Crollii Veterani Hassi Basilica chymica : continens philosophicam propria laborum experientia confirmatum descriptionem & usum remediorum chymicorum selectissimorum è lumine gratiae & naturae desumptorum : in fine libri additus est eiusdem autoris tractatus nouus De signaturis rerum internis - Croll, Oswald, ca. 1560-1609
The 2nd ed., the 1st having appeared the preceding year. See Hogart
Keywords: Pharmacy; Therapeutics; Signatures (Medicine)
Downloads: 491
[texts]Geberis philosophi perspicacissimi, summa perfectionis magisterii in sua natura ex Bibliothecae Vaticanae exemplari undecunq[ue] : emendatissimo nuper edita, cum quorundam capituloru[m], vasorum, & fornacum, in uolumine aliàs mendosissimè impresso omissorum : libriq[ue] inuestigationis magisterij & testamenti eiusdem Geberis, ac Aurei triu[m] uerborum libelli et Auicennae summi medici & acutissimi philosophi mineralium additio[n]e castigatissima - Geber, 13th cent
The author of the Summa, Pseudo-Geber (not to be confused with Geber (Jabir ibn Hayyan)) was in all probability Paul of Taranto
Keywords: Alchemy; Chemistry
Downloads: 765
[texts]The dreamer - King, William, 1685-1763
Political and religious satire in the form of allegory
Keywords: Anti-Catholicism; Anti-Catholicism in literature
Downloads: 340
[texts]Five treatises of the philosophers stone : two of Alphonso, king of Portugall, as it was written with his own hand, and taken out of his closset, translated out of the Portuguez into English : one of John Sawtre, a monke, translated into English : another written by Florianus Raudorff, a German philosopher, and translated out of the same language into English : also, A treatise of the names of the philosophers stone, by William Gratacolle, translated into English : to which is added, The smaragdine table - Pinnell, Henry
Actual publication date 1651; see BM, ESTC
Keywords: Alchemy
Downloads: 987
[texts]Medicina practica, or, Practical physick : containing the way of curing the more eminent and usual diseases happening to humane bodies ... : whereunto is annexed, 1. The preparation of the praecipiolum of Paracelsus; 2. The key of Helmont and Lully; 3. The opening of Sol and Luna - Salmon, William, 1644-1713
First section of Book 1 contains receipts and advice on treating diseases. The remainder of the work consists of translated alchemical treatises. See Hogart
Keywords: Alchemy; Medicine
Downloads: 1,737
[texts]Polygraphice, or, The arts of drawing, engraving, etching, limning, painting, vernishing, japaning, gilding, &c. : in two volumes ... - Salmon, William, 1644-1713
Pages 225-300 lacking in pagination
Keywords: Art; Portrait painting; Medicine; Palmistry; Alchemy
Downloads: 1,521
[texts]D. Joh. Othonis Helbigii, med. doct., Introitvs in veram et inauditam physicam defensus : per epistolam ad generosissimùm D.D.R. de St. &c.&c. - Scheffer, Matthias, 17th cent
Hogart, R. Alchemy
Keywords: Hellwig, Johann Otto von, 1654-1698
Downloads: 285
[texts]Der im Lichte der Wahrheit strahlende Rosenkreuzer - Schleiss, Bernhard Joseph, 1731-1800
Authorship attributed to B. Schleiss; see Hogart
Keywords: Rosicrucians
Downloads: 360
[texts]Der von Mose u. denen Propheten übel urtheilende Alchymist, wird fürgestellet in einer Schrifft-gemässen Erweisung : dass Moses und einige Propheten, wie auch David, Salomon, Hiob, Esra und dergleichen, keine Adepti Lapidis Philosophorum gewesen sind : ingleichen dass die Lehre und alchymistisch vorgeben, von Verwandlung der geringen Metalle in Gold, eine lautere Phantasie und schädliche Einbildung sey - Schmidt, Johann Georg, 1645-1721
Signatures: )((-)(8) A-I
Keywords: Alchemy; Alchemists
Downloads: 356
[texts]Geschichte der Alchemie - Schmieder, Karl Christoph
Includes bibliographies and index
Keywords: Alchemy; Alchemy
Downloads: 488
[texts]Neue alchymistische Bibliothek für den Naturkundiger unsers Jahrhunderts (Volume v. 1-2) - Schröder, Friedrich Josef Wilhelm, 1773-1778
"Noch eine ganz kurze Nachschrift" (end of 2. Band) signed: D. Fried. Josef Willh. Schröder
Keywords: Alchemy
Downloads: 432
[texts]Specvlvm sophicvm rhodo-stavroticvm, das ist, Weitläuffige Entdeckung dess Collegij vnnd Axiomatum von der sondern erleuchten Fraternitet Christ-RosenCreutz : allen der wahrn Weissheit Begirigen Expectanten zu fernerer Nachrichtung, den vnverständigen Zoilis aber zur vnausslöschlicher Schande vnd Spott - Schweighardt, Theophilus
Plates are allegorical etchings
Keywords: Rosicrucians; Occultism
Downloads: 332
[texts]A new light of alchymy : taken out of the fountain of nature and manual experience : to which is added a treatise of sulphur - Sedziwój, Micha, ca. 1556-ca. 1646
Based on the 1650 ed
Keywords: Alchemy; Sulfur
Downloads: 855
[texts]Michaelis Sendivogii Chymische Schrifften : darinnen gar deutlich von dem Ursprung, Bereitung und Vollendung des gebenedeyten Steins der Weisen gehandelt wird - Sedziwój, Micha, ca. 1556-ca. 1646
First published in 1718; cf. Hogart
Keywords: Alchemy
Downloads: 458
[texts]Cosmopolite, ov, Novvelle lvmiere chymique : divisée en douse traitez, avec un dialogue du Mercure, de l'Alchymiste, & de la Nature : reveuz & fidelement corrigez sur les plus anciens exemplaires - Sedziwój, Micha, ca. 1556-ca. 1646
Generally attributed to Micha Sedziwój. Cf. Hogart
Keywords: Alchemy
Downloads: 431
[texts]A new light of alchymie : taken out of the fountaine of nature, and manuall experience : to which is added a treatise of svlphvr - Sedziwój, Micha, ca. 1556-ca. 1646
First published Prague, 1604. This English translation by John French is the first of any work by Sedziwój
Keywords: Alchemy; Sulfur; Chemistry
Downloads: 803
[texts]Das güldne Vliess, oder, Das allerhöchste, edelste, kunstreichste Kleinod, und der urälteste verborgene Schatz der Weisen : in welchem da ist die allgemeine Materia prima, derselben nothwendige Praeparation und überaus reiche Frucht des philosophischen Steins augenscheinlich gezeiget und klärlich dargethan - Siebmacher, Johann, d. 1611
T.p. in red and black
Keywords: Alchemy
Downloads: 387
[texts]G.E. Stahls zufällige Gedancken und nutzliche Bedencken über den Streit, von dem so genannten Svlphvre : und zwar sowol dem gemeinen verbrennlichen, oder flüchtigen, als unverbrennlichen, oder fixen - Stahl, Georg Ernst, 1660-1734
Titlepage in red and black, engraved title-vignette, headpieces, tailpiece, initials
Keywords: Sulfur; Chemistry
Downloads: 310
[texts]Pegasus firmamenti, sive, Introdvctio brevis in veterum sapientiam : quae olim ab Aegyptijs & Persis magia, hodie vero â Venerabili Fraternitate Roseae Crucis pansophia rectè vocatur : in piae ac studiosae juventutis gratiam conscripta - Stellatus, Josephus
Signatures: A-F(-F8)
Keywords: Rosicrucians; Occultism
Downloads: 256
[texts]Historia vnnd Beschreibung influentischer, elementischer vnd natürlicher Wirckungen, aller fremden vnnd heimischen Erdgewechssen ... - Thurneisser zum Thurn, Leonhard, 1530?-1596
First German edition. First Latin ed. published by Hentzske the same year. Cf. Nissen
Keywords: Medicinal plants; Botany, Medical; Materia medica, Vegetable; Umbelliferae
Downloads: 1,282
[texts]Quinta essentia, das ist, Die höchste Subtilitet, Krafft vnd Wirckung, beyder der fürtrefflichsten, vnd menschlichem Geschlecht am nützlichsten Künsten, der Medicin vnd Alchemy : auch wie nahe diese beyde mit Sipschafft gefreund vnd verwandt sind, vnd das eine ohn beystandt der andern nicht nütz sey, oder in den menschlichen Cörpern zu wircken kein Krafft habe : Vergleichung der alten und newen Medicin, vnd wie alle Subtiliteten ausgezogen, die Element geschieden, alle Corpora gemutirt ... : jetzt von newem, sampt Eröffnung der vertunckelten Sententz, Wort vnd Namen, gemehret vnd gebessert - Thurneisser zum Thurn, Leonhard, 1530?-1596
Imprint from colophon
Keywords: Materia medica; Alchemy; Medicine
Downloads: 636
[texts]A discovrse of fire and salt : discovering many secret mysteries, as well philosophicall, as theologicall - Vigenère, Blaise de, 1523-1596
Translator's dedication, p. [3], signed: Edvvard Stephens
Keywords: Alchemy; Fire; Salt
Downloads: 704
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